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    'Birdman' soars on the Super Screen

    Former cinema superhero Riggan Thomson (Michael Keaton) is mounting an ambitious Broadway production that he hopes will breathe new life ... Read Article »

    Paddington makes a BIG splash at the Hastings Museum

    After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search ... Read Article »

    Motorcycles at the Museum

    Join us for a special weekend exhibit. Fred Cuba, of Fred’s Speed & Sport, is gathering 12 or more custom motorcycles. ... Read Article »

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  • Upcoming Events

    **NOTE** Beginning Friday April 3 our Hollywood films will roll back 15 min. Our Friday and Saturday shows will begin at 7:15 and our Sunday show at 5:15.

    **NOTE** The Museum is Closed Sunday April 5 for Easter
    The Museum will be open Monday April 6

    Hastings Public Schools Student Art Show
    March 25 – April 22, 2015

    Hastings Public School art teachers at all grade levels select art created by their students for this exhibit. The pieces range from works on paper to pottery and weaving. These masterpieces remind us of the creative and talented youth that are in our community. The museum is honored to share their work with you. Please mark your calendar and come see what they can do.Details Here

    nad_muralWorld War II in Hastings Tours | This April
    Tour package includes bus tours of the NAD, downtown Hastings and key housing districts; D-Day: Normandy 1944, a fantastic 3D film narrated by Tom Brokaw; a guided tour of the Museum’s Naval Ammunition Depot  Exhibit; and all day admission to the Hastings Museum. Don’t delay, get your tickets now! New dates just added. More Info Here

    First Friday: April 3 | 5-8 PMfirst_F_logo
    Free Museum admission on the evening of the first Friday of every month from 5-8 pm. What a great opportunity to see the Museum on a budget! Special thanks to our sponsor for Free First Friday: Quality Sound and Communications, Inc.

    orionConstellations Up Close
    Fri, April 10 | 10-11 AM
    This new program will be held on the second Friday of the month from 10-11 am and intended for patrons ages 18-88! This month will focus on the constellations of April and May, their mythology, and how to recognize them in the sky. Many adults can find the Big Dipper, but it often stops there. The goal of this program is to make you more confident about finding the various star patterns. Pair this program with a special showing of Space Junk in our large format theater at 11:00. Details Here

    6-of-The-Most-Adorable-Bunnies-Wallpaper-Pack-3Preschool Playday
    Sat, April 11 | 10-10:45 AM
    Have you ever wondered why rabbits wiggle their nose? Or why they hop instead of walk? Find out the answers to these questions and more as we pretend to become rabbits and play games around the Museum. Details Here



    schedule_GaryStaabBuilding Beasts
    April 16 | 7-8 pm | FREE Presentation
    Building Beasts on April 16 at the Hastings Museum. This evening talk will cover the process of making a replica of the Mummy of King Tut and include an update on a current project to recreate the “Iceman, ” which will be featured in an upcoming NOVA special. Details Here


    Science Saturday: The PlanetsUntitled-1
    Sat, April 18 | 10-Noon
    This new program will be held on the third Saturday of the month
    from 10 am to noon. It’s intended for families with school-age children. From Earth we can see five planets in our sky without a telescope or binoculars. See which ones are out in the evening sky, find which planet missions are under way, and learn how much you would weigh on Jupiter or Mars. Pair this program with a special showing of Space Junk in our large format theater at Noon. Details Here

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